Everton attempted to put behind them the bitter disappointment of a defeat which has handed Arsenal an advantage in the chase for the fourth Champions League position, by announcing a two-year contract extension for goalkeeper Tim Howard.
The New York Jets hope to have a revival season next season, and part of that could rest on the shoulders of newly-signed running back Chris Johnson, who is eager to prove he is still the man who joined the 2,000-yard club.
“It felt like the clock was going backwards.” A slightly misty eyed Steven Gerrard blinked his way through the interviews after Liverpool’s 3-2 win over Manchester City yesterday, trying to clear his eyes of — what was it? Tears? Sweat?